Patient Resources

Recommended Associate Links
AMA - American Medical Association
APA - American Psychiatric Association
AACAP - American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
NIMH - National Institute for Mental Health
FDA Index to Drug-Specific Information
Screening for Mental Health

Special Education Issues
LD Online
Wrights Law - Although somewhat overwhelming, you can find most any information that you need about 504, IDEA, IEPs, etc.
National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities - includes a wealth of information on disabilities as well as links for resources for the state of Tennessee.
Kids Together - Includes Top 10 Mistakes parents make during the IEP meeting and IEP Meeting Tips.
ED.Gov - Educational Guide to the Individualized Education Program
Pop-up IEP - How to respond to "conversation stoppers" that you may hear during your child's IEP meeting

Anxiety Disorders
Obsessive Compulsive Foundation

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
CHADD - Children & Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • 8181 Professional Place
  • Suite 201
  • Landover, MD 20785
  • Phone: (301) 306-7070 or (800) 233-4050
  • Fax: (301) 306-7090
ADDA - National Attention Deficit Disorder Association
  • 1788 Second Street
  • Suite 200
  • Highland Park, IL 60035
  • Phone: (847) 432-ADDA
  • Fax: (847) 432-5874
National Resource Center on ADHD

Depression & Bipolar Disorder
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Parent's Medication Guide regarding the use of antidepressants in children and adolescents.

Eating Disorders
Renewed (formerly the Eating Disorders Coalition of Tennessee)
Academy for Eating Disorders
National Eating Disorders Association
National Association of Anorexia Nerovsa and Associated Disorders
Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders Information Network
Dads and Daughters
Something Fishy
Gürze Books
Eating Disorder Hope

Learning Disabilities
Learning Disabilities Association of America
  • 4156 Library Rd.
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15234
  • Phone: (412) 341-1515 or (412) 341-8077
  • Fax: (412) 344-0224
Learning Disorders Online
National Center for Learning Disabilities
  • 381 Park Avenue South
  • Suite 1401
  • New York, NY 10016
  • Phone: (212) 545-7510
  • Fax: (212) 545-9665
International Dyslexia Association
Council for Learning Disabilities
ERIC - Educational Resources Information Center
  • 1110 North Glebe Rd.
  • Arlington, VA 22201
  • Phone: (800) 328-0272
Disabled Travelers

Downloadable Documents
Advocating for Your Child
Student's Guide to the IEP
ADHD - Parent’s Medication Guide
Depression - Parent’s Medication Guide
Bipolar Disorder - Parent’s Medication Guide

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